School Administration
Principal: Julie Koerperich
Associate Principal : Mercedes Ramos

School Hours
Breakfast: 7:40 AM
School Starts: 8:25 AM
Lunch: 11:30 AM
Dismissal: 3:45 PM




"Alta Brown Elementary School"

Welcoming New Staff!

Alta Brown has several new staff members this year and would like to extend a warm welcome to all!


Skylert is an automatic messaging system that delivers important information including early dismissals and important information! Make sure phone numbers and email addresses are current and be the FIRST to know!



Mission Statement

We, at Alta Brown are dedicated to providing a positive, multicultural learning environment in which academic and social skills are developed in every student.


FEBRUARY 20, 2015



Teacher Work Day and New Teacher Inservice


Important information and school work is sent home in our weekly THURSDAY folder. Stay connected and look for information about upcoming fundraisers!



February 19th: February Birthday Celebration

February 20th: No School

February 26th: No School-Parent Teacher Conferences

February 27th: No School-Parent Teacher Conferences

March 2nd: Fairness Awards

March 12th: March Birthday Celebration, PTO Meeting

March 16th - March 22nd: Spring Break

April 3rd- April 6th: No School Spring Vacation

April 7th: Caring Award, Freddy's Fundraiser

April 9th: PTO Meeting

April 16th: April Birthday Celebration

May 1st: Alta Brown End of the Year Fiesta

May 4th: No School

May 5th: Citizenship Award

May 14th: May & June Birthday Celebration, PTO meeting


Full Monthly Events Calendar

Look for upcoming events on the GREEN highlighted days!

Academic Hours

8:25 - 3:45


Lunch Hours

K (Includes Ms. Dosch) - 11:25-11:50

1st (Includes Ms. Sarker) - 11:10-11:35

2nd (Includes Ms. Kaestner) - 11:40-12:05

3rd (Includes Mr. Perea) - 12:10-12:35

4th - 11:55-12:20

*Please call the office by 9 am, that morning if you wish to eat lunch with your child.

Adult lunches are $3.40

Office Hours


7:30 AM-4:30 PM

Drop Off & Pick Up Procedures

Morning drop off

West side (Hudson St.) 7:40-8:25.

After 8:25, drop off students on north side main office (Pine St.) as students are considered tardy.

Afternoon pick up

Kinder, 3rd, 4th & Siblings go out west side (Hudson St.)

1st & 2nd go out south side (Laurel St.)

*After 4:00 pm, students who have not been picked up will be in the main office.

Be honest.
Don't lie, cheat, or steal.
Be someone others can count on.
Keep your promises.
Have the courage to do the right thing, even when it is difficult.
Build a good reputation.
Be loyal.
Treat others the way you want to be treated.
Be accepting of differences.
Use good manners.
Be considerate of other's feelings.
Don't threaten, hit, or hurt anyone.
Deal peacefully with disagreements.
Do what you are supposed to do.
Persevere - keep trying.
Always do your best.
Use self-control and be self-disciplined.
Think before you act - consider the consequences.
Be accountable for your choices.
Play by the rules.
Take turns and share.
Be open-minded - listen to others.
Don't take advantage of others.
Don't blame others for your choices.
Be kind in your words and actions.
Be sensitive to how others feel.
Use good manners.
Forgive others.
Help people in need.
Do your share to make your school better.
Be a good neighbor.
Follow the  rules.
Respect everyone.
Protect the environment.